MUNI CD-SUBMIT BLACKOUT PLAN
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Municipal Code. Provides that the corporate
authorities of a municipality may, by ordinance, require a public
utility providing electrical service to residents of the municipality
to submit planned outage or rolling blackout plans to the
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
65 ILCS 5/11-42-11.5 new
Adds reference to:
5 ILCS 140/7 from Ch. 116, par. 207
65 ILCS 5/Art. 11, Div. 21.5 heading new
65 ILCS 5/11-21.1-5 new
Deletes everything. Amends the Illinois Municipal Code.
Provides that a municipality may adopt a local emergency energy plan
ordinance that requires any electric utility (i) that serves more than
1,000,000 customers in Illinois and (ii) that is operating in the
municipality to submit a local emergency energy plan for dealing with
controlled rotating outages to the municipality. Requires certain
information to be included in the local emergency energy plan.
Requires the electric utility to give the municipality notice before
the utility implements the plan. Allows a municipality to assess
civil penalties for violations of the local emergency energy plan
ordinance. Limits a municipality's liability for actions resulting
from (i) a decision to adopt or refrain from adopting a local
emergency energy plan ordinance and (ii) acts or omissions under the
terms of or information provided in a local emergency energy plan.
Amends the Freedom of Information Act. Exempts information contained
in a local emergency energy plan from the provisions of the Act.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 91-0137
Last action date: 99-07-16
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
END OF INQUIRY
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